NRB Bank involved in stock market scandal?

Recently, NRB Bank bought shares at high prices and sold them at a lower price. Although the bank incurred losses because of this, others benefited through the unethical trading practice that put...

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Homestead fish ponds help meet nutrition needs: study

Homestead fish ponds are playing an important role in catering to the country’s nutritional needs while also developing its rural economy, according to a study by the Bangladesh Institute of...

3h ago| Business

Marico's profits rise by 10%

Marico Bangladesh said its profit and revenue grew in April to September period of the current year driven by its increased sales of hair oils and baby care despite pandemic.

3h ago| Business

Daraz organises Seller Summit 2021

E-commerce platform Daraz Bangladesh, a concern of Alibaba Group, has recently organised the “Daraz Seller Summit 2021” for the fourth time.

1h ago| Global Economy

UN launches cash plan to prop up Afghan economy

The United Nations on Wednesday launched a funding programme aimed at preventing the Afghan economy from collapsing during the winter by getting cash flowing through the local economy again.

1h ago| Global Economy

US bans Malaysian firm’s gloves over forced labour

The United States has barred imports from a Malaysian latex glove maker over alleged labour abuses, the latest firm from the country to face such a ban.

1h ago| Global Economy

British govt borrowing improves ahead of budget

UK government borrowing fell by more than expected in September but remains elevated on Covid, official data showed Thursday ahead of next week’s budget announcement.

IBM revenue misses market estimates

IBM on Wednesday missed market estimates for quarterly revenue as its managed infrastructure business suffered from a decline in orders ahead of a spinoff next month, sending its shares down 4 per...

LafargeHolcim launches ‘Holcim Shokti’ cement

LafargeHolcim Bangladesh Ltd has recently launched a new “Holcim Shokti” brand of cement. 

IPDC Finance’s Agraz: Seeing through lenses of Sara Zaker

Agraz, an online event organised by IPDC Finance, showcases the journey of Bangladesh to becoming an independent nation. Hosted by Anis A Khan, advisor of Tyser Risk Management, Bangladesh, the...